How Detective Pikachu Is Canon With The Anime

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  • Detective Pikachu is out and it takes place in the same universe as the anime! In other words, it's canon! But you're probably wondering how it is that Detective Pikachu is in the same universe as Red, Ash Ketchum and all the others. There are references to Kanto, Johto, Sinnoh, and all other regions throughout the movie. Oh and also, Mewtwo is here. Will there ever be a Pokemon cinematic universe? What do you think?

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  • Pieter Spijkerman

    All this people who said Ash woud not be a Pokemon Master !!

  • KageNoTenshi
    KageNoTenshi  28 days ago

    So ash is 30 years old now finally he grew up

  • Enigma Seeker
    Enigma Seeker  1 months ago

    U all need to see #AlitaBattleAngel best live action anime ever with Pikachu being 2nd .

  • LightStreak567
    LightStreak567  1 months ago

    20 years after Season 1, during the Sun and Moon season, while Ash is apparently still 10 years old after all these years? No, not gonna work. The film is canon to the main games. Besides, Ash's Pikachu makes a cameo in the Detective Pikachu 3DS game, hinting the Detective Pikachu game is in the anime continuity, while the movie is in the game continuity.

  • Max films Dot com
    Max films Dot com  2 months ago

    Wow watchmojo is now copying Matt pat’s video

  • HairMetalLugia
    HairMetalLugia  3 months ago

    The multi verse is growing my friends

  • Kristopher Shafer
    Kristopher Shafer  3 months ago

    at the very least, this is definitely canon to pokemon in general. wether it is the anime or the games could be up for debate.

  • victor pereira
    victor pereira  3 months ago

    Je vous fait une proposition dous vienne la fète du dragon dand le monde europeen tres ludicte je vous l'aisse une direction {renens}1020

  • Caleb Soliman
    Caleb Soliman  3 months ago +1

    I thought Ash stayed young forever....

  • Ahmed
    Ahmed  3 months ago

    6:43 the single best line in all of anime

  • Ahmed
    Ahmed  3 months ago

    I have to say I'ma little disappointed to say that team rocket wasn't in the movie

  • Dennis Merced
    Dennis Merced  3 months ago +1

    Missed opportunity to have an Officer Jenny though

  • Nemon Cubez
    Nemon Cubez  3 months ago +2

    20 years later and Ash is still 10.

  • Nerdtendo
    Nerdtendo  3 months ago

    Those interviews mentioned all talked about "the Pokémon universe." They do NOT mention it is cannon with the anime or the video games. And a lot of the "connections" mentioned are just references to BOTH the anime and video games for fans to enjoy. The video games and the anime have a lot of similarities too. And on top of everything, Detective Pikachu is a SPIN OFF GAME. It has nothing to do with the rest of the games or anything else other than it takes place "in the Pokémon world" much like the movie adaptation. You can't just say that the Detective Pikachu movie is cannon with Ash's adventure based on this! There is not enough evidence or clarity on the topic to determine anything.

  • The Root Bird
    The Root Bird  3 months ago +1

    2:50 look at the top right

  • ECKohns
    ECKohns  3 months ago +1

    They say that Mewtwo escaped from the Kant’s region. That’s a direct reference to the events of Pokémon: The First Movie.

  • Patrick Perry
    Patrick Perry  3 months ago

    I like it.

  • Saitima Ichiban
    Saitima Ichiban  3 months ago

    it would be cool for a cameo or two like we cross paths with ash misty and Brock at a bar or something lol

  • Brandon Nguyen
    Brandon Nguyen  3 months ago

    Ash, Misty, Brock, May, Dawn, Iris, Serena, Mallow, Lillie, Lana Professor Oak. Live action adaptations for probably the prequel or sequel. Not all familiar human characters are o. The list because I might have forgotten their names.

  • Logrimar
    Logrimar  3 months ago

    Ash did not get any older in 22 seasons of the anime. So I guess even after 20 years he still would be 10 years old. :D